Pelosi joins call for Biden to stop transfer of US weapons to Israel

Representative Nancy Pelosi, former House speaker and a key ally of Joe Biden, signed a letter on Friday from dozens of congressional Democrats to the president and Secretary of State Antony Blinken, urging a halt to weapons transfers to Israel. Support from Pelosi, a veteran member of Biden’s Democratic Party, for stopping the transfer […]

It belongs in a museum: During a weapons search police discovered unregistered antiquities

As part of ongoing weapons searches in Israel’s North, Border Police officers uncovered unregistered antiquities at a suspect’s home, according to a Maariv report on Thursday. Border Police and Northern District Police were searching homes in the town of Ibillin as part of investigations into violence in Israel’s Arab sector.  Police searched the suspect’s […]

Israel’s military exports to top buyer India unaffected by Gaza war

Israel’s military exports to India, its largest defense buyer, have not been affected by the war in Gaza, an Indian source and an Israeli source aware of the details said. India has imported military hardware worth $2.9 billion from Israel over the last decade, including radars, surveillance and combat drones, and missiles. Israel launched […]

Israel-Hamas war: IDF finds elevator in Gaza tunnel, weapons in school

Israeli Air Force fighter jets attacked and subsequently destroyed overnight several terrorist targets in Gaza, neutralizing terrorists from both air and ground operations, the IDF said Saturday morning, Kfir Brigade fighters were confronted by a terrorist squad near a school in Shejaia, in Gaza City. Fighters engaged in a firefight and killed the terrorists, […]

North Korea warns of ‘nuclear attack’ when enemy provokes it with nukes

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said Pyongyang would not hesitate to launch a nuclear attack if an enemy provokes it with nuclear weapons, state media reported on Thursday. Kim remarked as he met with soldiers under the military’s missile bureau over its recent launching drill of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), KCNA news […]

National Geographic lists Israel’s Roman swords as top find of 2023

Four ancient but well-preserved swords — found serendipitously by an Ariel University archaeologist who slipped his hand into a hole in a hidden chamber of a Judean Desert Cave — have been named the “Number-One Find for 2023” of National Geographic Magazine. The cache of Roman weaponry, protected from the elements for some 1,900 […]

Earliest production of weapons dating back 7,000 years found in Israel

We know well how modern warfare in this region is carried out – with guided missiles, mortars, rockets, thermobaric grenades, anti-tank explosives, and drones, among others. We know that David, who became king of Israel, used a slingshot against Goliath when he was a youth and other weapons used were bows and arrows, swords, […]